Paar first began his broadcasting career in radio, working first in Cleveland, Ohio and later, throughout the Midwest. After World War II, Paar tried his hand at acting and comedy, frequently appearing on the Ed Sullivan Show. It was during an impressive stint as a guest host on Jack Benny's radio show that he caught the attention of NBC officials who eventually offered him his most well known role, host of The Tonight Show. Paar was the program's host from 1957 to 1962; after 1959 it was known... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Jack Paar, OTR, Old Time Radio Source: Unblock Facebook
An episode of "The Polly Bergen Show", a fornightly variety series broadcast on NBC. This episode features Jack Paar as her guest. Lots of music and some comedy. Commercials intact, which are for Max Factor make-up products and Oasis cigarettes. I am pretty sure this is public domain, but if not, please let me know and I'll have it removed. Topics: Classic TV, Variety show, 1950s, 50s, Fifties, The Polly Bergen Show, Polly Bergen, Jack Paar,...
byR. Robert Robinson, Jr; Executive Producer,The Rob and Joe Show
Rob and Joe share all the stories and excitement that was this year's Drafts and Laughs. Both the high and low points of Robby's triumphant O'MearaCast interview are dissected. The best and worst candidates to replace David Letterman are proposed. Rob recalls stories about a beloved comedian who passed over the weekend. Topics: Rob Maher, Joe Robinson, Mike O'Meara, Oscar Santana, Robb Spewak, J-L Cauvin, Dan Nainan, Mickey...